Online MSc (CA) Admissions
The selection procedure consists of following steps:
- Register online at www.snaptest.org for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP)
- Select institute- Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies & Research (SICSR) & your preferred postgraduate programme [MBA(IT), MSc(CA) & MSc(SS)] at SICSR
- Pay Rs. 1750 + GST for SNAP registration and Rs. 1000 + GST for Institute selection (SICSR)/ programme selection, through any one mode of payment specified at www.snaptest.org
- Appear for Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) on Sunday, 17th December 2017
- Appear for Group Discussion - Personal Interview & Writing Ability Test (GD-PIWAT) at centers as per dates mentioned on www.sicsr.ac.in
- Display of Merit list on www.sicsr.ac.in on 28th February 2018
The distribution of marks for the selection procedure will be as follows:
- SNAP Test: 50 Marks [SNAP Score of 150 will be scaled down to 50]
- Group Exercise: 10 Marks
- Personal Interaction: 30 Marks
- Writing Ability Test: 10 Marks
Medium language of instruction: English
|MSc(CA): Master of Science (Computer Applications) 2 years Full Time Postgraduate Master's Degree programme)||Graduate in any discipline of any statutory university with minimum of 50% marks. (45% for SC / ST).|
For all SICSR Post-graduate programmes:
- SC: Scheduled Caste: (15% of intake capacity)
- ST: Scheduled Tribe: (7.5% of intake capacity)
(SC/ST candidates are required to attach a copy of the caste certificate attested by a competent authority.)
- DA: Differently Abled: (3% of intake capacity)
The seats will be allotted as per the guidelines given in "Persons with Disabilities Act, 1995 (Sec 39)"
Over and above intake capacity:
K: Kashmiri Migrants (2 seats per programme)
(Kashmiri Migrant students will be admitted only if they submit the certificate issued by the Relief Commissioner of Jammu & Kashmir state.)
Quota for International Students:
K: International Students: (15% per programme)
(Admission to the International students is as per the rules of SIU. All admissions to International students will be done through the International students cell. Please refer to the section “For International Students” on the website.)
Every student of this institute shall abide by the rules of this institute, which may be updated from time to time. Admissions are subject to eligibility clearance from the University and will be confirmed only after payment of prescribed fees. Admissions will be cancelled in case of:
- Not submitting the required documents in time. Submission of fake or incorrect documents.
- Failing to fulfill required eligibility criteria of the respective programme
- Admissions sought by fraudulent means. Students carrying any backlog in the qualifying examination
For the subsequent years, students are required to register again as per the schedule declared from time to time by paying the prescribed fees for that year. In case of failure to pay the prescribed fees before the stipulated date a late fee of Rs. 200/- per week will be charged
Rules regarding payment of fees
The students are required to pay the fees on or before the stipulated date. Late payment of fees is allowed in genuine cases only. In such cases the student has to submit written application to the Director and, on approval, has to pay the fees with a fine of Rs. 200/- per week. After paying the fees and securing the admission if the student does not report to the SICSR office within a month from commencement of classes, his/her admission will stand cancelled and fees will be refunded as per the Refund Rules.
A) RULES FOR REFUND OF FEES (ACADEMIC AND NON-TUITION INCLUDING HOSTEL AND MESS):If a student applies to withdraw/ cancel his/ her admission from the programme of study in which he/ she is enrolled, the Constituent Institution concerned shall follow the following four-tier system for the refund of fees remitted by the student.
If admissions is cancelled after the commencement of the course
|Sr. No.||Percentage of Refund of Aggregate fees||Point of time when the student has applied for withdrawal/ cancellation of admission|
|1||90% (After deducting processing charges of 10%)||15 days before the formally notified last date of admission|
|2||80%||Not more than 15 days after the formally notified last date of admission.|
|3||50%||More than 15 days but less than 30 days after formally notifies last date of admission|
|4||00%||More than 30 days after formally notified last date of admission|
Important Admission Rule
Last date for admission: All admissions will be closed after one month from the start of the programme. Admissions after this last date will be done only with the prior permission of the Vice-Chancellor.
No Capitation is charged for Admission to any Programme at any Institute of Symbiosis
Symbiosis prides itself as an institution, which does not believe in the practice of capitation fees as a policy. No donation or capitation fee is required to be paid for admission.
MSc (CA) Fee Structure
|INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS||1st YEAR (USD equivalent to INR)||2nd YEAR (USD equivalent to INR)|
|1st Installment||2nd Installment||3rd Installment||4th Installment||5th Installment|
|Administrative Fees(Non Refundable)||40,000||-||-||-||-|
|Academic Fee(Per Annum)||45,000||2,00,000||2,85,000||2,65,000||2,65,000|
|Institute Deposit (Refundable)||20,000||-||-||-||-|
|Hostel Fees(Per Annum)||-||35,500||35,500||35,500||35,500|
|Mess Fees(Per Annum)||-||28,750||28,750||28,750||28,750|
|Installment Pay by Date||
At the time of
|At the time of
Reporting to SCIE
Students have to pay in USD equivalent to INR.
|INDIAN STUDENTS||1st YEAR (Amount in INR)||2nd YEAR (Amount in INR)|
|1st Installment||2nd Installment||3rd Installment||4th Installment|
|Academic Fee(Per Annum)||1,76,000||1,76,000||1,76,000||1,76,000|
|Institute Deposit (Refundable)||20,000||-||-||-|
|Hostel Fees(Per Annum)||35,500||35,500||35,500||35,500|
|Mess Fees(Per Annum)||28,750||28,750||28,750||28,750|
|Installment Pay by Date||
At the time of
The DD should be drawn in favour of "Director, Symbiosis Institute of Computer Studies and Research", payable at Pune.
Additional Expenses: Educational Accessories (approximate) - Laptop: Rs. 40,000/- to 65,000/-
Books: Rs. 3,000/-
Approximate cost of accommodation: Rs. 3,000/- to 5,000/- per month
Approximate cost of living: Rs. 3,000/- to 5,000/- per month
Admissions of all International Students are done through The International Office of Symbiosis
To check if you are an international student, refer to the categories listed below:
Categories under International Students Admissions:
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Foreign National (FN ) if you hold a Foreign Passport and have secured a minimum of 50% in your 10+2 examination.
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Person of Indian Origin (PIO ) if you have a PIO card, and are a citizen of a country other than India; and have secured a minimum of 50% in your 10+2 examination.
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Non Residential Indian ( NRI ) if you have appeared for your last qualifying exam ( equivalent to Indian 10+2 ) outside India.
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Foreign National ( FN ) if you hold a Foreign Passport.
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Person of Indian Origin ( PIO ) if you have a PIO card, and are a citizen of a country other than India.
As an international student, you are eligible to apply as a Non Residential Indian ( NRI ) if you have appeared for your 10+2 examination outside India, and have appeared for your graduation either in India or outside India.
NOTE: It is mandatory for Post Graduate students, who fall in the NRI Category and have appeared for their graduation in India, to appear for the SNAP Test.
If you fall into any of the these categories and wish to apply to Symbiosis Institute, kindly contact:
Symbiosis Center for International Education (SCIE)
Senapati Bapat Road, Pune - 411004
Tel: +91-(020)-25671905 Fax: +91-(020)-25673854